|I dreamt I dwelt in Marble Halls - John W. Myers|
The popular airline from "Bohemian Girl", sung by John W. Myers on a moulded Columbia brown wax cylinder #5631-2 from around 1904. Composed by Michael W. Balfe / Alfred Bunn.
Keywords: cylinder record; bohemian girl; brown wax
Downloads: 12,225 (3 reviews)
|I remember you - Ada Jones|
A comic song by the popular soprano Ada Jones on a Columbia Indestructible (#1004) cylinder from ca. 1906. "Wasn't you the 'fella' with the open umbrella that I met one rainy day upon the avenue?"
Keywords: cylinder record; comic
Downloads: 3,155 (1 review)
|Ich hatte einst ein schönes Vaterland - Else Wichgraf|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for October 2012: Else Wichgraf sings Ich hatte einst ein schönes Vaterland (Once I had a beautiful fatherland), recorded for Edison on a 2-minute black wax cylinder from 1910. Her voice is certainly one of the outstanding artists amongst the German Edison repartoire. From the collection of Raoul Konezni.
Keywords: cylinder record; classical; soprano; german; opera; edison; phonograph
|Ich weiß nicht was soll es bedeuten - Agnes Hermann|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for July 2014:Taken in 1907, this is the second and last of the only two recordings, Agnes Hermann did record for Edison. This widely known traditional is based on the peom by Heinrich Heine with music by Friedrich Silcher.To learn more about this song. (Wikipedia)Her first recording, Es ist bestimmt in Gottes Rat, was the title of the month for May 2014.
Keywords: cylinder record; classical; opera; soprano; german
|Il Trovatore, Ah si ben mio|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] intermediate archival release: Riccardo Martin is singing Ah si ben mio from Il Trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi, recorded in 1909 on Edison Amberol Grand Opera series #B161. While this acoustic recording itself has a frequency range up to approx. 4 KHz, the harmonic content goes well beyond 6 KHz and is essential for a psycho-acoustic recognition of certain clarity.
Keywords: cylinder record; opera; verdi; italian; tenor; grand opera; edison; amberol; classical
|In einem kühlen Grunde - Franz Porten|
Columbia Gold Moulded cylinder record, recorded in Germany ca. 1904-06 by Franz Porten. In einem kühlen Grunde (In a cool ground) is a well known German traditional, sometimes also issued as "Das zerbrochene Ringlein" (The broken [little] ring). The Announcement says: "In einem kühlen Grunde, gesungen von dem Opernsänger Franz Porten. Original Columbia-Walze." From: Columbia Hartguss Record #50264
Keywords: cylinder record; german; traditional; cool ground; ringlein
|It's hard to kiss your sweetheart when the last kiss means good-bye - Arthur C. Clough|
Edison Gold Moulded cylinder record #10251, recorded in July of 1909.
Keywords: cylinder record, tenor